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41-29500

B-24 Liberator

Later to 445th Bomb Group, 702nd Bomb Sqdn, damaged in taxiing accident 29 December 1944; crashed in Belgium 26 February 1945

Service

Units

  • 486th Bomb Group

    486th Bomb Group

    Group
    The 486th Bomb Group flew both B-24s and B-17s, swapping from the former aircraft to the latter in late July 1944 after 49 missions. In total the Group flew 292 missions during the war and remarkably the 834th Bomb Squadron lost no aircraft or...

  • 834th Bomb Squadron

People

  • Howard Berodt

    Military | Colonel | B24/B17 Pilot | 486th Bomb Group

  • Virgil Brave

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Gunner | 34th Bomb Group
    Assigned to the 34th Bomb Group on 1 April 1944 in Blythe California. ...

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
22 June 2015 16:17:52 Bill Morris Changes to media associations
Sources

www.b24bestweb.com via Fort Worth Aviation Museum

Date Contributor Update
10 May 2015 19:21:58 Bill Morris Created entry with serial number, aircraft type, production block number, manufacturer, nicknames, description and unit associations
Sources

www.aviation archaeology.com via Fort Worth Aviation Museum
www.joebaugher.com via Fort Worth Aviation Museum
www.b24bestweb.com via Fort Worth Aviation Museum

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